Sitters: Frederick Oliver Robinson, 2nd Marquis of Ripon (1852-1923) & (Constance) Gladys, Marchioness of Ripon (d. 1917) when Earl and Countess de Grey, chauffeur, butler (?), French Bull Terrier.
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Date: April 1905.
Occasion: Sitting for The Car Illustrated magazine.
Location: Coombe Court, Kingston Hill, Surrey.
Descr: Full length, exterior, with 6 cylinder, 5 litre, Napier motor car, coach work by Muhlbacher et Fils of Paris.
Photographer: Lafayette Ltd., 179 New Bond Street, London, W.
No of poses: 3.
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Biog: (Lord Ripon): Burke's Peerage; Who's Who; The Times, 24 September 1923, p 15d. (Lady Ripon): Burke's Peerage; The Times, 29 October 1917, p 10e & 1 November, p 9e.
Location: Charles Neelson Gattey.
Motor Car: (Muhlbacher) see makers plate; (Napier) see below.
Reproduced: (versions) The Car Illustrated, 26 April 1905, frontispiece; The Bystander, 3 May 1905, p 209.
Acknowledgements: Clive Devereaux; Charles Neelson Gattey.